This website is currently under review and information may not be accurate. We are refreshing the overarching partnership priorities for children and young people in Lancashire and expect these to be published, supported by new governance arrangements, in autumn 2018.


Information hub for professionals working with the families of Offenders'

A national one-stop information and advice service, funded by the Department for Education, has been created to assist professionals working with children and families of offenders'.

Developed jointley by Barnardos and POP (Partners of Prisoners and Families Support Group), 'i-Hop' is a web-based knowledge hub, supported by a telephone helpline, that brings together all the up to date resources including: research, support service details, practice examples, policy frameworks, events and training programmes.

Download the attached leaflets for further information about what the service has to offer.  You can also visit the website at:

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